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Arguing about climate change

Marc David Davidson

Arguing about climate change

judging the handling of climate risk to future generations by comparison to the general standards of conduct in the case of risk to contemporaries

by Marc David Davidson

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Published by Amsterdam University Press in Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Climatic changes,
  • Environmental ethics,
  • Environmental responsibility

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarc David Davidson
    Contributionsebrary, Inc
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE195.7 .D38 2008eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25556310M
    ISBN 109789056295530, 9789048508341
    OCLC/WorldCa647870336

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